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Cllr Yates’ notes on waterfront conference

Councillor’s full notes on waterfront conference, visits to London, Holland & Berlin

Cllr Juliet Yates, who chairs Auckland City Council’s city development committee, presented the committee with 16 pages of notes at its December meeting from her visit to the international waterfront conference held at Canary Wharf in London.

The visit also took her and city planning manager John Duthie to the London borough of Islington and the redevelopment around Kings Cross station, to Groningen and Amsterdam in the Netherlands, and to Berlin.

I wrote about Cllr Yates’ report at the time of the meeting, but felt her impressions deserved a fuller spread. The only editing is typographical.

Cllr Yates’ notes have been split into 4 parts:

Conference notes (below)


Regeneration around Kings Cross station and


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